Proceedings of the Worcester Society of Antiquity, Volume 6

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Page 174 - That teaches me that all things whatsoever I would that men should do to me I should do even so to them. It teaches me, further, to 'remember them that are in bonds as bound with them'.
Page 45 - For who to dumb forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious being e'er resigned, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing lingering look behind?
Page 174 - I believe that to have interfered as I have done— as I have always freely admitted I have done— in behalf of His despised poor, was not wrong, but right. Now, if it is deemed necessary that I should forfeit my life for the furtherance of the ends of justice, and mingle my blood further with the blood of my children and with the blood of millions in this slave country whose rights are disregarded by wicked, cruel, and unjust enactments,— I submit; so let it be done!
Page 36 - Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, 965 First freedom and then glory — when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last...
Page 176 - I, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with blood.
Page 175 - written in the Lamb's book of life " — may you all have the purifying and sustaining influence of the Christian religion — is the earnest prayer of your affectionate husband and father, JOHN BROWN. PS I cannot remember a night so dark as to have hindered the coming day, nor a storm so furious or dreadful as to prevent the return of warm sunshine and a cloudless sky. But, beloved ones, do remember that this is not your rest, that in this world you have no abiding place or continuing city. To...
Page 182 - John Brown's soul is marching with the brave, His soul is marching on. Glory, glory, hallelujah ! Glory, glory, hallelujah ! Glory, glory, hallelujah ! His soul is marching on. He has gone to be a soldier in the Army of the Lord...
Page 60 - The Nature and Sources of the Law" was quoted, and supplied direct material for judicial decision. Acting upon this memorial, the following resolution was passed at that meeting: — That a committee of five be appointed by the president, to arrange for the translation and publication of a series of continental masterworks on jurisprudence and philosophy of law. The committee spent a year in collecting the material. Advice was sought from a score of masters in the leading universities of France,...
Page 41 - Mastering the lawless science of our law, That codeless myriad of precedent, That wilderness of single instances, I 84 An.3IC.14S FIELD.
Page 34 - to foster in its members a love and admiration for antiquarian research and archaeological science, and to rescue from oblivion such historical matter as would otherwise be lost.

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